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headlock

[hed-lok] /ˈhɛdˌlɒk/
noun, Wrestling.
1.
a hold in which a wrestler locks an arm around the opponent's head.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; head + lock1
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British Dictionary definitions for head-lock

headlock

/ˈhɛdˌlɒk/
noun
1.
a wrestling hold in which a wrestler locks his opponent's head between the crook of his elbow and the side of his body
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